San Diego

Fluoride and the First 5

In the continuing saga of “The Fluoride Fallacy,” and the impending increase in our water rates, I’ve been doing more research.

Chargers learning by watching

Chargers learning by watching

SAN DIEGO — Play, pause and rewind buttons on every remote control in each of the NFL’s 32 teams’ film rooms must be near worn out following the first week of preseason action.Last week marked the first time this season that teams faced opposing teams; that players tackled other players to the ground and offenses […]

The ‘Kids’ are going through growing pains

The ‘Kids’ are going through growing pains

Cold War Kids fans will know that things were different for the band in making its new CD, “Dear Miss Lonelyhearts,” because of a significant lineup change — with guitarist Jonnie Russell being replaced by Dann Gallucci.

Finding life after jail

Finding life after jail

REGION — With tears streaming from her eyes, Amber Macias read a letter she wrote to her eldest daughter aloud to the group.

Rivers getting in flow after a memorable offseason

Rivers getting in flow after a memorable offseason

Even for someone whose occupation includes handing off, this one was special.

Pet shop dog sales ban a step toward ending puppy mills

Pet shop dog sales ban a step toward ending puppy mills

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego ordinance to ban dog, cat and rabbit sales in pet shops is seen by animal advocates as a big step forward in shutting down puppy mills.Without the Animal Protection Ordinance pet shops are big buyers for mass breeders who do not always follow best practices in raising numerous animals.

For Chargers O-line it’s all in the hands — and feet

For Chargers O-line it’s all in the hands — and feet

SAN DIEGO — In between shouts of play calls and clashes on the line of scrimmage, offensive line coach Joe D’Alessandris shouted constantly to his lineman to get their hands up against the onrushing defenders.

Jay Paris: Longing to change the status quo

Welcome to San Diego, a place called paradise, and where bling really falls from the sky?

Veterans demand drone oversight

Beginning in 2012 the stories about the misuse of Drone technology have been frightening.

It’s Comic-Con and gone

It’s Comic-Con and gone

SAN DIEGO — Sunday wrapped another year of Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center.